Christopher Lee


Clint Eastwood & 10 Other Actors Over Age 80 Who Keep Working

Blu-ray Review: 'The Wicker Tree'

Blu-ray 3D Review: 'Hugo' - Martin Scorsese's Homage To 'Cinemagician' Georges Méliès Proves 3D Isn't Just For Action Films

Martin Scorsese To Be Honored With BAFTA Fellowship Award

Lucasfilm Unveils 'Star Wars' Deleted Scenes From Upcoming Blu-ray Set At Comic Con (Video)

More News

Photo Gallery


View All Pictures


Christopher Lee Born: 05/27/1922
Birth Place: Belgravia, England, GB

Born Christopher Frank Carandini Lee in Belgravia, London, England on May 27, 1922 - ironically, the same month and day as fellow horror icon Vincent Price, and one day after his friend and frequent co-star Peter Cushing - Lee was born to Estelle Marie Carandini di Sarzano, a descendant of Italian nobility, and Geoffrey Trollope Lee, a lieutenant colonel in the 60th King's Rifle Corps. Artists were also in his bloodline; his great-grandparents founded the first opera company in Austria, and in later years, Lee demonstrated a proficiency at singing in a variety of styles, including light opera.His parents separated when he was very young, so he relocated to Switzerland with his mother and sis...

Continue Bio

Popular Music:

Metal Knight

A Heavy Metal Christmas Too

Charlemagne: The Omens Of Death
All Releases >>

Popular Movies:

Night Train to Lisbon

The Wicker Tree

Dark Shadows

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

More Credits >>

More Christopher Lee:
Biography | Albums | Movies & TV Shows | News | Pictures |

Browse More Actors:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z